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Australian Capital Territory - Legislation

Adoption of Children Ordinance 1949 (1949 - 1966)

Amending Act

The Adoption of Children Ordinance 1949 (Act no. 8/1949) was an amending act to the Adoption of Children Ordinance 1938-1940. It was notified and commenced on 29 September 1949 and was repealed by the Adoption of Children Act 1965 on 8 October 1966. This ordinance was repealed before 11 May 1989 and did not become an ACT Act.

Sources used to compile this entry: Law Research Service, Melbourne Law School, Law Library, The University of Melbourne. 'Find and Connect Project - Northern Territory Legislation', 1 February 2013, held in the project files at the University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre.

Prepared by: Christine Moje